Dr Robert Wilsmore
Dean - Quality
I am subject manager for Performance in the Faculty of Arts
at York St John University which includes Dance, Fine Arts, Music
and Theatre. My Doctoral studies were in music composition (with
Nick Sackman at the University of Nottingham graduating in 1994).
Since then my practice has been a mix of composition and
Currently researching the Pedagogy of Collaboration through a
PALATINE project with Liz Dobson (Huddersfield) and Christophe Alix
(Hull-Scarborough). Also joint authoring a chapter on Kraftwerk
with my long term collaborator Simon Piasecki and writing a short
article on prog rock classics 'Yes' for Parallax (edited by Gary
Recent performance works include 'The Knowledge of Whitby Steps'
with Simon Piasecki and 'The Music is Hiding' a composition for
performance at electroacoustic concerts that is a description